OH MY GOODNESS! This challenge was a blast. I almost didn't do it because I didn't think I could. But heck...I love to doodle. I used to doodle in school all the time. So I thought...what the check, it doesn't hurt to try. I had soooo much fun creating this card. Taking me way back to my school days. Good times, good times...
I started out with a Label 1 Nestabilities cut out and added the outline in black marker. Next I stamped several flowers from Lawn Fawn's Petite Florals on my sheet. Filling it out was a bit intimidating at first....but at the end I had a hard time stopping. You can always just add a little more.
I thought the sentiment would go great with it. It's such a funky background.
Date: Thursday, May 20, 2010 GMT Views: 1775
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Thu, May 20, 2010 @ 7:31 AM
NO GIRL!!! YOU ROCKED IT!!!! Fabulous and fun job!!! I remember the days of all the doodling too. Who would have thought we would be doing a challenge with it as adults?! I love how you mounted yours on a blue background with a matching button. What a sharp piece of work!! :>)
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Registered: July 27, 2007 Location: Dublin, Ireland Posts: 95593
Thu, May 20, 2010 @ 7:51 AM
You certainly did rock this, Beate! This just jumps off the page - can't you just see a whole page of 12x12 paper in that design. Sad truth is I don't think I was ever much of a doodler, I still find it hard to put pen to paper. I do remember knitting in physics classes when I was bored, though!
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Thu, May 20, 2010 @ 8:26 AM
This is awesome, Beate!! It brought me back to my school days also, remembering how I used to love drawing alll over my notebook when I was supposed to be paying attention in class :)
I just may have to try this today, I am a little intimidated too, but it looks like fun.
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Thu, May 20, 2010 @ 8:54 AM
WOW You should try your hand at designing textiles... this is just what sells... not kidding use to do it for quite a few years.. good money in it too... look into it.. THIS IS NOT SCHOOL stuff... this is FANTASTIC art... love it and how you mounted it is very nice too.. cool cards and VERY NICE ART...
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